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Pierre Elk’s Lodge Sponsors South Dakota Kite Day

PIERRE, S.D. – (DRG News) The Pierre Elk’s Lodge #1953 sponsored South Dakota Kite Day in Pierre’s Hilger’s Gulch yesterday. The gathering-which offered kids a free kite and a large open area to fly it in-was said to have drawn at least 300 youngsters. Organizer Steve Wegman says despite the fact that winds weren’t...
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Lawsuit Says 2 Fuel Dealers Sold Substandard Gas

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – A South Dakota Democratic state legislator is among a group of people accusing two fuel companies of overcharging for their gasoline and lying about its quality. Flandreau Rep. Mitch Fargen and five other people filed the lawsuit in Jerauld County court in South Dakota. They say Harms Oil Co....
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BLM Oil, Gas Leases in Dakotas Hit $3.3 Million

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) – The Bureau of Land Management says its most recent sale of oil and gas leases in the Dakotas totaled more than $3.3 million. BLM says Serka Services LLC of Vienna, Virginia had the highest bid in Tuesday’s sale: $880,000 for an 80-acre U.S. Forest Service parcel located in North Dakota’s...
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Kristi Noem

Noem, Democratic Colleague, Urge Farm Bill

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) – U.S. Rep. Kristi Noem and a Democratic colleague have gathered more than 50 signatures from both parties urging House leaders to bring the farm bill to the floor. Noem and Rep. Peter Welch of Vermont in their letter are urging their parties’ House leaders to bring the farm bill...
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